Archive | December, 2015

7 Amazing Places to Ring in New Year’s on the Beach

New Year's Eve fireworks at Copacabana Beach in Rio

Eating, drinking and dancing. These are three activities that define New Year’s Eve across the globe. But some people do them wearing winter jackets, while others get to feel the sand between their toes as the fireworks go off. Do you want to be one of the latter? Then spend December 31 at one of […]

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December 29, 2015 by | Comments Off on 7 Amazing Places to Ring in New Year’s on the Beach

25 Places to Spend Christmas Around the World

Switzerland during Christmas. Photo credit: Olivier Bruchez via Flickr.

With city skylines glittering with illuminations and enough festive delicacies to make everyone loosen their belt buckles a few notches, the Christmas season is upon us once again. The only question is: Where should you spend the big day? Whether you want to soak up the atmosphere of Europe’s vibrant Christmas markets, visit Santa’s hometown, […]

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December 15, 2015 by | 1 Comment

20 New Year’s Eve Parties Around the World

See the dazzling fireworks at Rio de Janeiro's New Year's celebration on Copacabana beach.

As the Christmas lights start to fade and the holiday season is coming to an end, there’s still one final bash to send out 2015. With the New Year just around the corner, now’s the time to make your New Year’s resolutions, drink away the last year’s regrets and celebrate starting all over again in […]

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December 10, 2015 by | 2 Comments

Top 25 Family Friendly Activities Around the World: 2016 Viator Travel Awards

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You’ll find all kinds of activities listed below, including canopy tours and flight simulators, snorkeling tours and biking adventures, and even historical tours kids will actually enjoy! Join us for this tour of the Top 25 Best Family Friendly Things to Do Around the World!

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December 9, 2015 by | Comments Off on Top 25 Family Friendly Activities Around the World: 2016 Viator Travel Awards

Festivals in December

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When you think of December celebrations, dancing elves and Christmas songs likely fill your head. But there is more to December than Ol’ Saint Nick. While you were busy standing in line to get the hottest new appliances to put under the tree, you were missing other incredible celebrations going on around the world, some […]

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December 8, 2015 by | Comments Off on Festivals in December

Top 25 Romantic Travel Experiences Around the World: 2016 Viator Travel Awards

Make the ultimate commitment in the Valley of Fire.

Welcome to the 2016 Viator Travel Awards: Romantic Travel Edition! Are you planning on traveling with a loved one or celebrating a special occasion? If you’re looking for something romantic to do on your next trip, look no further than this list of the top 25 Most Romantic Travel Things to Do Around the World.

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December 7, 2015 by | 2 Comments

Top 25 Adventure Activities: 2016 Viator Travel Awards

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Welcome to the 2016 Viator Travel Awards: Adventure Activities Edition, your indispensable guide to adrenaline-pumping (some might say, fear-inducing), heart-pounding activities around the world.

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December 7, 2015 by | 2 Comments

December Top Photos of the Month: Let it Snow!

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Let it snow with Viator’s December Top Photos of the Month!

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Where to Spend Christmas and New Year’s Eve in Europe

Take a stroll to the Colosseum on Christmas Day.

While end of the year holidays usually bring up thoughts of home and hearth, more people are heading overseas to celebrate Christmas, New Year’s Eve, or both! If you’re thinking of taking your holiday show on the road this year, here are some great choices for spending Christmas and New Year’s Eve in Europe.

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December 3, 2015 by | Comments Off on Where to Spend Christmas and New Year’s Eve in Europe

The 2016 Viator Travel Awards

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Welcome to the 2015 Viator Travel Awards, our annual rundown where we – along with our readers, travelers, and fans – select the top things to do and see in each of the major regions we serve, the top things to do in our most popular tour categories, and more.

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December 3, 2015 by | Comments Off on The 2016 Viator Travel Awards